Definition of Home Secretary in English:

Share this entry

Home Secretary

noun

(In the UK) the Secretary of State in charge of the Home Office.
Example sentences
  • He is close to the Foreign Secretary and former Home Secretary, Jack Straw.
  • The decision of the Home Secretary was based on the fact that some crimes are so heinous as to justify life imprisonment.
  • But what is the reaction of our Home Secretary to these tricky questions about free speech?

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: Home Sec|re¦tary

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.